East Grand Forks Polk County, Minnesota

East Grand Forks: City in Polk County, Minnesota, United States of America

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About

East Grand Forks is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,601 and a population density of 566 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 8,535 inhabitants.

The city was created 134 years ago in 1886.

Geography

East Grand Forks is located at 47°55'48"N 97°1'28"W (47.9299800, -97.0245200).

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Mexican boy water carrier in beet field near East Grand Forks Minnesota

Weather

East Grand Forks forecast: Sunny. High near 93, with temperatures falling to around 91 in the afternoon. East southeast wind 3 to 10 mph. more

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East Grand Forks map

East Grand Forks Quick Facts

Population : 8,535 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 56721
Phone Area Codes : 218
Area : 15.18 km2
Altitude : 833 feet / 254 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1887 (134 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:15:00 (27th July 2021)
Density : 562 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -0.77% (2010-2019)
Weather : 93℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of East Grand Forks decreased by 0.77% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,601 - census
2011 8,592 -0.1% estimation process
2012 8,572 -0.23% estimation process
2013 8,603 0.36% estimation process
2014 8,608 0.06% estimation process
2015 8,604 -0.05% estimation process
2016 8,669 0.75% estimation process
2017 8,634 -0.41% estimation process
2018 8,575 -0.69% estimation process
2019 8,535 -0.47% estimation process

East Grand Forks zip code is 56721. County name: Polk, County fips: 27119

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People born in East Grand Forks (7)

People born in East Grand Forks, including serial killer Carl Panzram, country singer Dawn Sears, Canadian politician E. M. Culliton, you can see a list of people who born in East Grand Forks.

Schools

College & universities near East Grand Forks

Code Name City ZIP
200110 Josef's School of Hair Skin & Body-Grand Forks Grand Forks (ND) 58201
200280 University of North Dakota Grand Forks (ND) 58202-8193
174075 University of Minnesota-Crookston Crookston (MN) 56716-5001
200226 Mayville State University Mayville (ND) 58257-1299

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near East Grand Forks

Code Name Address Type
GFK Grand Forks 5555 DeMers Avenue RAIL
FAR Fargo 420 4th Street North RAIL

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , MN. (more)

City Name Population Title
Fosston 1,464 City in Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Fertile 818 City in Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Girard 734 Township in Otter Tail County, Minnesota
McIntosh 605 Human settlement in Polk County, Minnesota, United States of America
Freeman 478 Township in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States
Erskine 475 City in Minnesota, United States
Crookston 420 City in Minnesota, United States
Ross 415 Human settlement in United States of America
Gentilly 281 Township in Polk County, Minnesota
Bygland 276 Township in Polk County, Minnesota
Climax 263 City in Polk County, Minnesota
Winger 208 Township in Polk County, Minnesota
Fisher 201 Human settlement in Polk County, Minnesota, United States of America
Euclid 154 Unincorporated community in Polk County, Minnesota
Mentor 147 City in Minnesota, USA
Gully 139 Township in Polk County, Minnesota

Distance to Other Cities

East Grand Forks distances to largest Minnesota cities

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